Scholarships

scholarship.jpgTerra Science and Education is proud to offer scholarships to students at some of our partner schools. 2018 Terra Scholarships are available only to students and alumni of the Syracuse Academy Charter School of Science, Utica Academy Charter School of Science, and Terra Summer Scholars. Please check with your college counselor in order to apply.

Terra College Readiness Scholarship
This scholarship is for high school students who are preparing for college. Students who perform well on Regents exams (at least 85% on the English and Language Arts AND 75% on mathematics Regents exams), and who can demonstrate acceptance to college, are eligible for this scholarship, in the amount of $250. If students achieve at least 85% on a science or humanities Regents in addition to the ELA and math sections, they will receive an additional $100 per exam on which they scored over 85% (limited to two additional regents). Students may demonstrate college acceptance by submitting an acceptance letter to the school’s college counselor, who will forward the information to Terra Science and Education. Students must graduate on time in order to receive this award. Please see your college counselor for more details.

Terra College Achievers Scholarship
This scholarship of $1,000/year is for alumni of our partner schools. Students must be a high school senior and have acceptance into a college program or be a full time college student and have a satisfactory GPA. Application forms are available now:

Terra College Achievers Scholarship Instructions
Terra College Achievers Scholarship Application

Terra Scholars Award
This award is available to students in grades 6, 7, and 8 who perform at a level 3 or 4 on the NYS ELA and Math tests at SANY Schools. Students receive $25 for every test score at that is at level 3 or 4. Students who achieve level 4 scores for both tests receive an extra $25 reward. Scores are sent by school administrators and no application is necessary.

Partner Scholarship
This year we are happy to announce a scholarship through one of our conference partners. Onondaga Community College invites students to apply to become STEM Scholars. Individuals of all backgrounds and ages are encouraged to apply for scholarship support to enroll in a STEM program at Onondaga Community College. Selected students will receive scholarships of up to $10,000 per academic year, based on information reported on the FAFSA.  For more information, please see the OCC scholarship website.

Additional Scholarship Information
Students can find more scholarship search platforms HERE. Students can use this link to learn about scholarships, how scholarship platforms work, how to apply, etc.